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18Oct

Clinical Dietitian - Nutrition - Full Time - Days

Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, IA

Typical hours would be 7:30 AM-4:00 PM Monday-Friday, though hours/days may be flexed to accommodate business needs including working evenings, weekends and holidays.

This position would cover inpatient, outpatient and community education needs. 

 Collaborates with members of the health care team to provide optimal medical nutrition therapy in accordance with established standards of care.  Identifies patients at risk and assesses nutrition needs according to age specific physiological and developmental assessment criteria.  Designs, coordinates and implements nutrition care plans, monitors outcomes of intervention and adjusts when indicated.  Participates in performance improvement, employee/staff training, hospital committees, policy development, menu/product review and development of educational materials.  Evaluates and maintains professional development/competency.  Provides care to neonate to elderly clients in inpatient, outpatient, and shared service settings.  Supports the highest possible patient satisfaction levels.

Bachelor’s degree in Coordinated Program or Dietetic Program in Dietetics and Dietetic Internship or Pre-professional Practice program all accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE) of the American Dietetic Association (ADA). Registered with Commission on Dietetic Registration.  Licensed or eligible to be licensed with the State of Iowa. One year of experience in hospital setting is preferred. 1-2 years of outpatient education background, with experience in a variety of ages and disease states.  Experience in leading group and individual nutrition education, familiarity with outpatient dietician billing and MDS. Holding advanced certification such as: CNSC, Certified Oncology Specialist, Certified Diabetes Educator, Certified Eating Disorder Specialist, Masters in Science or Masters in Business. Certified Oncology Specialist, Certified Diabetes Educator, Certified Eating Disorder Specialist.  Masters in Science or Masters in Business. Child and Dependent Adult Abuse Mandatory Reporter Training is required within 6 months of hire and every 5 years thereafter.

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Job Details

Req Num 102976
ID 547995
Location
Dubuque, IA
Positions 1
Type
Employee
Status
Full Time
Pay --
Categories
Dietary
Food and Beverage
Hotel/Hospitality/Tourism
Shifts
First Shift
Benefits
Health Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
Life Insurance
Retirement Plan
Paid Vacation
Paid Sick Leave
Paid Holidays
Tuition Reimbursement

Preferred Candidates

Years of Experience --
Education Bachelors

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